Monthly Archives: July 2009

SPOTTED ON VPLP’s WEBSITE

I found the pictures of HEMISPHERE mast in the news section of VPLP‘s website. The mast is 53 meter long and HEMISPHERE boosts a 44.2 m meters. She is the largest catamaran in the world and I thought production had … Continue reading

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MORRELLI AND MELVIN – NEW WEBSITE AND BLOG ONLINE

The california based design office has launched a new website and also, for those of you like me who are into RSS flux, a blog updated more often than their previous website and that’s great news. As I have stated … Continue reading

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RAFOLY IS ALIVE AND KICKING – A GREAT VIDEO OF THE BLUEBAY 92 RAFOLY

Thanks to the son of the owner of RAFOLY for sending me the link to this video. The best news is that this beautiful luxury catamaran will be at the Cannes International Boat and Yacht show in September. RAFOLY is … Continue reading

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DRACONIS BY YOUNG DESIGNER OF THE YEAR WORLD SUPERYACHT AWARD 2009 MAILA SPEITKAMP

The young German Designer Maila Speitkamp was awarded the Young Designer of the Year Award at the World Superyacht Award Ceremony held by Boat International in London for her catamaran concept nammed DRACONIS. Congratulations. DRACONIS, a 43.6 meter luxury catamaran, … Continue reading

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AMERICA’S CUP DESIGNS PROVE THE AEROYACHT® 110 IS AHEAD OF THE CURVE

The hull shapes of the America’s cup challenger BMW ORACLE Racing and defender ALINGHI didn’t go unnoticed and will make a lot of ink flow. Both are using wave piercing bows. The radical Aeroyacht 110 catamaran designed by Gregor Tarjan … Continue reading

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RAKU 30 M CONCEPT BY GRAINGER DESIGN

The Raku 30 m is a concept designed by the Australian Multihull designer Tony Grainger. He has designed many sports, crusing catamarans and developped the Raku Concept. The most impressive feature of the Raku range is the use of flat … Continue reading

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LAGOON 620 – TREND SETTER

The new, awaited LAGOON 620, was lauched last month. It is a great looking cat specially from inside. Let’s have a look at the beautiful pictures by Nicolas Claris. The LAGOON 620 is built with the infusion process. Lagoon has … Continue reading

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